South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa was captured struggling to wear his facemask on live TV after delivering a speech on the importance of wearing them.
#MaskChallenge is trending amongst South Africans as they take to Twitter to mock their president, after the video went viral.
In the video, President Cyril Ramaphosa is seen putting the mask across his eyes, hooking the elastic behind his ears, before trying to pull it down to his nose and mouth. However, he didn’t get it right the first time and had to make several attempts.
As the president attempted to hook the mask to his ears and pull it to cover his nose and mouth as required, a sign-language interpreter looked on, confused by the seemingly complicated but otherwise mundane task.
Watch the video below;
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